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Dr. Charles Harrison Stedman, M. D.

Dr. Charles Harrison Stedman, M. D.

Male 1805 - 1866  (60 years)

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  • Name Charles Harrison Stedman  [1
    Prefix Dr. 
    Suffix M. D. 
    Born 17 Jun 1805  Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 21 Jul 1805  Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Graduation 1829 
    Harvard College, M.D. 
    1830 Census 1830 
    • Chelsea, Suffolk Co., MA, p. 5
    1840 Census 1840  Chelsea, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • p. 11
      Charles H. Stedman   010 101 000 0000 - 000 004 000 0000
    1850 Census 24 Sep 1850  Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ward 12, p. 385
      Chas. H. Stedman    45  M  (MD) Supt B. Lunatic Asylum   ---  Mass
      Lucy R.                    40   F                                                             "
      Chas. E.                   19  M                                                             "         school
      Francis D.                  8  M                                                             "            "
      Lucy                          3   F                                                             "
      Henry R.                    1  M                                                              "
      .... Many Staff and Patients
    1860 Census 23 Jun 1860  Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ward 4, pp. 102-103
      Chas H. Stedman       54  M   Physician            ----  ----   Mass
      -----  p. 103  -----
      Francis D. Stedman   56  M   Travelling Agent  ----  ----   Mass
      Lucy              "           50   F                                                 "
      Harriet R.       "           50   F                                                 "
      Francis D.      "   jr.     17   M                                                "         school
      Lucy               "          13   F                                                 "            "
      Henry R.         "          10   M    Son of C. H. S.                     "            "
      Walter R         "           10  M    Son of F. D. S.                      "            "
      Catharine Hussey      30   F    Domestic                            Ireland
      Ellen            "              24   F            "                                    "
    Directory 1861  Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Stedman, Charles H., physician, house 2 Dover.
    Died 8 Jan 1866  Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Aft 8 Jan 1866  Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Charles Harrison Stedman (named for Gen. Charles Harrison, an intimate friend of William Stedman and first husband of Madam Esther Sprague of Dedham) did not finish an academic course at Yale, but had an honorary AM.  He received his M. D. from Harvard in 1829.

      He was appointed by President Jackson as Surgeon for the U.S. Marine Hospital from 1830-1840.  He was Superintendent of the Boston Lunatic Hospital 1842-1851.  he was in the Massachusetts Senate in 1855; Governor's Council, 1856.  He was Senior Surgeon for Boston City Hospital from 1861 till his death in 1866.
    Person ID I5775  Stedman/Steadman/Steedman Families of the New World
    Last Modified 30 May 2010 

    Father Hon. William Stedman, A. M.,   b. 20 Jan 1765, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1831, Newburyport, Essex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Almy Ellery,   b. 14 Feb 1759, Newport, Newport Co., RI Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1839, Chelsea, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Alt. Marriage 29 Sep 1790  Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Marriage intent 29 Sep 1790  Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 24 Oct 1790  Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Alt. Marriage Bef 28 Oct 1790  [5
    Marriage Announcement 2 Nov 1790  Salem, Essex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Salem Gazette 
    • Married. At Newport, William Stedman, Esq. of Lancaster (Mass.) to Miss Almy Ellery, daughter of Wm. Ellery, Esq.
    Family ID F2068  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lucy Rust Ingalls,   b. 31 Jan 1809, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1884, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 20 May 1829  Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Marriage Announcement 29 May 1829  Providence, Providence Co., RI Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Rhode-Island American and Providence Gazette 
    • MARRIAGES. In Boston, Charles H. Stedman, M. D., surgeon of the United States Marine Hospital at Chelsea, to Miss Lucy Ingalls, daughter of Dr. William Ingalls, of that city.
    Children 
     1. Dr. Charles Ellery Stedman, M.D.,   b. 23 Mar 1831, Chelsea, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1909, Brookline, Norfolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     2. William Ingalls Stedman,   b. 14 Jul 1840,   d. 6 Apr 1842, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     3. Francis Dana Stedman,   b. 4 Aug 1843, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1868, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     4. Henry Rust Stedman,   b. 9 May 1846,   d. 2 Jun 1846  (Age 0 years)
     5. Lucy Stedman,   b. 1 Jun 1847, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1912, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     6. Dr. Henry Rust Stedman, M. D.,   b. 29 Sep 1849, Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1926, Brookline, Norfolk Co., MA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    Last Modified 30 May 2010 
    Family ID F2537  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Jun 1805 - Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 21 Jul 1805 - Lancaster, Worcester Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 May 1829 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage Announcement - Rhode-Island American and Providence Gazette - 29 May 1829 - Providence, Providence Co., RI Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1840 Census - 1840 - Chelsea, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1850 Census - 24 Sep 1850 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1860 Census - 23 Jun 1860 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDirectory - 1861 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jan 1866 - Boston, Suffolk Co., MA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 8 Jan 1866 - Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge, Middlesex Co., MA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S140] Stedman Genealogy, Dr. Charles Ellery Stedman, M.D., (1880), C 1430, SG STE 5.

    2. [S57] Massachusetts Vital Records, Cambridge, p. 666 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S57] Massachusetts Vital Records, Lancaster, p. 342 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S56] Massachusetts Marriage Index, Broderbund Family Archive #231.

    5. [S64] Newspaper Clipping, Newport Herald (Reliability: 3).
      reported in Arnold collection